Ruth M. Berry

Ruth M. Berry, 83, of 648 W. Washington, Lewistown, IL. passed away at 5:44 pm on Friday, Jan. 13, 2006 at St. Frances Medical Center, Peoria. Born in Liverpool Township, IL. on July 31, 1922 to Everett and Nellie (Johnson) Pollitt, she married Raymond Berry on Feb. 14, 1942 in Palmyra, MO. He survives. Also surviving are two daughters, Connie (Michael) Boone of Canton, IL. and Marcia Berry of Lewistown, IL., three grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and one sister, Hilda Shaw of Trivoli, IL. Preceding her in death were her parents, one daughter, Tana Sue Reed, four brothers and six sisters. She was a member of the Lewistown United Methodist Church. Services will be Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2006 at 11 am at the Lewistown United Methodist Church where visitation will be from 10-11 am. Rev. Bill Bunnage will officiate. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery, Lewistown, IL. Memorials may be made to her church.

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